Medela’s Muse on the News… March 2016!

Muse on the News
March has been a big month for breastfeeding with some celebrity opinions voiced and controversy stirred! Below we have a little round up of our favourite stories this month, feel free to get involved and comment on any of our top stories from March…
  • Starbucks has promised to support breastfeeding mothers using its 800 UK outlets, making it the first high street chain to back a more parent-friendly approach.
     
  • Breastfeeding and new vaccines are bringing down the risk of ear infections in infants, a U.S. study suggests.
     
  • While not ideal for your beauty sleep, it’s completely normal for your newborn to wake every few hours during the night to be fed, as this article in Mother & Baby magazine explains.
     
  • A Dutch hospital is challenging traditions with new maternity beds which have been described as 'revolutionizing childbirth'. The beds ensure that breastfeeding is easier as baby is nearby – great news for breastfeeding mums!